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September 23, 2009

Blog Guy, I saw a photo of a woman painted like a watermelon, and it said she was a “fine arts student.” Where is being painted like a melon a part of the arts curriculum?

I’d guess Carnegie Melon University, in Pittsburgh. It makes sense, because Bill Gates spoke there yesterday…

Wait a minute! It’s Carnegie Mellon, not Melon! You’re an imbecile!

Yes, I am. Please give me another chance.

Sigh. Okay. I saw an Oktoberfest story that mentioned the abundance of something called “décolletage” at the festival. What’s décolletage?

That’s where you cut up pictures and put them on a surface and varnish them. My sister made a décolletage coffee table.

Cripes, you moron! That’s DECOUPAGE! I just looked it up myself, and décolletage is cleavage. CLEAVAGE!

Ah. Like that family in “Leave it to Beaver!”

Groan! Why do I keep coming back here?

I guess you just enjoy the learning process.

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A fine arts student, covered in body paint, waits to participate in a rock concert in Asuncion, Paraguay, September 21, 2009. REUTERS/Jorge Adorno

Microsoft founder Bill Gates delivers a speech during a dedication ceremony at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, September 22, 2009. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

Women in traditional clothes at Oktoberfest in Munich, September 19, 2009. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

Actor Jerry Mathers, of “Leave it to Beaver,” at TV Land Awards in Santa Monica, California, June 8, 2008. REUTERS/Chris Pizzello

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Comments

Your posts are always full of cleverage!

And I think it may actually be “Melon” … the marketing and art teams use Microsoft for spell-check and I’m we awl no how gud that wurks.

Posted by JD | Report as abusive
 

Blog guy – you lied in that other thread. There are no mugs in this post!

Posted by Little Miss Random | Report as abusive
 

@Miss Random, I dunno. That’s quite a mug on Mathers if you ask me. ;)

Posted by JD | Report as abusive
 

I don’t see the cleavage on Jerry Mathers. Care to explain, Rob?

Posted by Jimmy | Report as abusive
 

Bill’s version of mugs in the 3rd pic… :D

Posted by Shra | Report as abusive
 

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